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Q6580A HP Universal Instant-dry Semi-gloss Photo Paper Specifications & warranty

HP Universal Instant-dry Semi-gloss Photo Paper
•  Indoor and outdoor durability.
•  Instant dry time
» Product overview


HP Universal Instant-dry Semi-gloss Photo Paper is a a low cost, porous semi-glossy instant-dry photo media that is economical choice for presentation graphics, displays and color presentations. The HP Designjet printing solution—printer, ink supplies and media—is custom engineered, tested and guaranteed to provide consistent, exceptional-quality results, every time.

Product specifications
Property Value and test method
Grammage 190 g/m2 per ISO 536 Test Method
Basis Weight 50.5 lb
Thickness/caliper 7.4 mil/188 microns per ISO 534 Test Method
Core size 2 in (50.8 mm)
CIE whiteness 90 per CIE GANZ 82 Test Method
Brightness 107% per ISO 2469 Test Method
Opacity Not applicable
Finish Matte per ASTM D-523 Test Method
Country of Origin Product of Germany
Waterfastness Not applicable
Image permanence
  Dye Pigment
Fade resistance (indoor) 3.3 years (tested under glass)
Fade resistance (commercial window)    
Fade resistance (outdoor)    
Operating specifications
Operating temperature 15 to 30 ° C (59 to 86 ° F)
Operating humidity 15 to 80% RH
Dry time Instant (@ 23°C, 50% RH)
Shelf life 2 years, unopened in original packaging
Lamination Hot, cold
Warranty Statement
Hewlett-Packard large format printing materials are guaranteed to meet HP published specifications, to be free of manufacturing flaws and defects, and are designed to resist paper jams when used correctly. If you are not satisfied with this product for any reason, please visit www.hp.com/go/designjet/supplies, and select HP product support center to locate product support in your region.